Apple will release a film with Will Smith, despite his Oscar slap

Less than a year after the scandal caused by the slap of Will Smith at the Oscars, Apple announced Monday October 3 the release in December of its new film Emancipationwith the actor headlining. Hollywood professionals were instead betting on a postponement of this historic feature film on slavery, because of the scent of sulfur … Read more

Three Russian cosmonauts on a mission on the ISS return to Earth

Three Russian cosmonauts landed Thursday, September 29 in the steppe of Kazakhstan, returning from a six-month mission aboard the International Space Station (ISS), announced the Russian space agency Roscosmos. Russians Oleg Artemiev, Denis Matveev and Sergei Korsakov landed at 12:57 p.m. nearly 150 kilometers from the city of Jezkazgan in central Kazakhstan, according to a … Read more

The black hole at the center of the Galaxy has generated a gas bubble

Astronomers observed the fleeting appearance of a bubble of gas circulating at speedsmind-bogglingaround the black hole at the center of our galaxy, according to a scientific study published this Thursday, September 22. The detection of this bubble, whose lifetime did not exceed a few hours, could provide information on the behavior of black holes. These … Read more

Neptune’s rings are delicately captured by the James Webb Telescope

The James Webb Space Telescope has delivered unpublished images of the planet Neptune and its rings, which provide valuable information on its atmosphere, NASA announced on Wednesday September 21. Astronomers have not had such a clear view of the most distant planet in the solar system since the brief and unique passage of a probe, … Read more

Joe Biden meditates in front of the coffin of Elizabeth II

By Le Figaro with AFP Posted 4 hours ago, Update 3 hours ago US President Joe Biden gathered on Sunday September 18 in front of the coffin of Elizabeth II in London, like many foreign leaders who came for the sovereign’s funeral on Monday. Joe Biden, accompanied by his wife Jill, made the sign of … Read more

The Perseverance rover has detected potential biosignatures on Mars

The Perseverance rover has taken a major step in its search for traces of ancient life on Mars with the collection of the samples.the most preciousso far, containing potential biosignatures that will need to be confirmed once on Earth, NASA announced Thursday, September 15. This is not yet proof that life once existed on the … Read more

The schooner Tara on its way back after two years of harvesting microorganisms

The French schooner Tara dropped anchor in Senegal before starting its return to Europe and completing almost two years of navigation in the South Atlantic intended for the study of marine micro-organisms and their key role in the ocean ecosystem. Since casting off on December 12, 2020 from its home port in Lorient (western France), … Read more

Jane Fonda announces she has cancer in a very political message

The American actress said she was optimistic about her chances of recovery, denouncing in passing the inequalities of access to care in the United States. American actress and activist Jane Fonda announced on Friday September 2 that she was suffering from cancer but said she was optimistic about her chances of recovery, denouncing in passing … Read more

Drop in math and reading levels in the United States during the pandemic

The math and reading skills of elementary school children in the United States have fallen dramatically during the Covid-19 pandemic, especially among the most vulnerable students, according to the results of a national test conducted among children aged 9 year. On a scale of 500, the general level of reading fell from 220 to 215, … Read more

Scientists have discovered a simple method to destroy certain ‘eternal pollutants’

Scientists announced on Thursday that they have found a method to destroy certain pollutants, say “eternal” due to their extreme resistance and toxicity, which are present in many everyday objects and can cause serious health problems. The technique, which requires relatively low temperatures and so-called common reagents, was developed by chemists in the United States … Read more